BEIJING (AP) — China’s new leader Xi Jinping is commanding wayward Communist Party cadres to purify themselves of corruption, and he’s summed it up in a pithy slogan as Mao Zedong might have done: Look in the mirror,
MOUNT VERNON, Wash. (AP) — Cars and trucks are rolling again across the Interstate 5 Skagit River bridge, restoring the traffic flow on the main route between Seattle and Vancouver, British Columbia.
A temporary span opened Wednesday morning,
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — A state security prosecutor in the United Arab Emirates says 30 Egyptian and UAE suspects have been charged with plotting a coup linked to a network of Egypt’s Muslim Brotherhood, in
ANKENY, Iowa (AP) — A 51-year-old Ankeny man says shooting his 18-year-old daughter to death was an accident.
Scott Hazelbaker told Des Moines station… More »
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stock futures are mixed in light trading with investors holding back before the Federal Reserve reveals its stance on the economy.
Markets have swung wildly for weeks leading up to the two-day meeting,
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Amazon.com says it will drop its Minnesota-based affiliate websites before the state’s online sales tax becomes law July 1.… More »
OAKLAND TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — FBI agents plan a third day of digging Wednesday in suburban Detroit for the remains of former Teamsters union leader Jimmy Hoffa, who disappeared 38 years ago.
Authorities have pursued multiple leads into
NEW YORK (AP) — Fire authorities say eight people have been hurt, several of them seriously, in a Manhattan vehicle crash.
WABC (http://bit.ly/11xM6Uv ) says a car jumped the curb and hit a store in the East Village
AMSTERDAM (AP) — Dutch police say three farmworkers have died and a fourth has been critically injured after they fell into a silo filled with manure for use as fertilizer in the northern town of Makkinga.
TOKYO (AP) — Japan’s nuclear watchdog formally approved a set of new safety requirements for atomic power plants Wednesday, paving the way for the reopening of facilities shut down since the Fukushima disaster.
The new requirements approved by